The Council of the European Union has published its conclusions on risk capital markets. Among its conclusions the Council welcomes the progress report by the Financial Services Committee on key remaining barriers to the development of European risk capital markets. The Council also invites Member States to continue their efforts to address existing failures and barriers to the development of risk capital markets and identify best practices, including in the fields of company law and taxation.

View Council conclusions on risk capital markets, (PDF 126KB), 4 December 2007